Obituaries

Leslie Dearborn
B: 1946-11-16
D: 2017-11-21
View Details
Dearborn, Leslie
Raymond Seavey
B: 1976-08-21
D: 2017-11-19
View Details
Seavey, Raymond
Marie Weiser Hotsenpiller
B: 1984-09-03
D: 2017-11-19
View Details
Weiser Hotsenpiller, Marie
Claire Watterson
D: 2017-11-13
View Details
Watterson, Claire
John Clark
B: 1925-08-05
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Clark, John
Ronald Duclos
B: 1939-11-07
D: 2017-11-12
View Details
Duclos, Ronald
Mary Prouty
B: 1934-12-22
D: 2017-11-10
View Details
Prouty, Mary
Ruth Ginsburg
B: 1931-07-18
D: 2017-11-10
View Details
Ginsburg, Ruth
David Walker
B: 1933-06-18
D: 2017-11-07
View Details
Walker, David
David Morse
B: 1952-07-09
D: 2017-11-05
View Details
Morse, David
George Arouchon
B: 1930-03-06
D: 2017-11-04
View Details
Arouchon, George
Theresa Moraros
B: 1939-05-22
D: 2017-11-03
View Details
Moraros, Theresa
Jason Knoll
B: 1984-02-01
D: 2017-11-02
View Details
Knoll, Jason
Georgetta Monchgesang
B: 1930-02-17
D: 2017-10-31
View Details
Monchgesang, Georgetta
Mary Morton
B: 1948-10-17
D: 2017-10-30
View Details
Morton, Mary
Verna Howe
B: 1918-06-23
D: 2017-10-29
View Details
Howe, Verna
Roger Gower
B: 1940-07-10
D: 2017-10-25
View Details
Gower, Roger
John MacCann
B: 1934-03-02
D: 2017-10-23
View Details
MacCann, John
Shirley Burns
D: 2017-10-22
View Details
Burns, Shirley
Wayne Furman
B: 1942-12-24
D: 2017-10-21
View Details
Furman, Wayne
Lionel Bolduc
B: 1936-02-15
D: 2017-10-21
View Details
Bolduc, Lionel

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1 Lock Street
Nashua, NH 03064-2238
Phone: (603) 883-3401
Fax: (603) 881-3124

Why Choose Cremation

Everyone has their own personal reasons for choosing cremation over traditional casketed burial.

Cremation Costs are Only One Reason

Given the religious, ethnic, and regional diversity among us, there are many other reasons for the dramatic rise in the number of cremations performed each year. According to Tyler Mathisen of NBC, one of those reasons "is the softening of the Catholic church's views of the practice. For centuries – until 1963, in fact – the church outlawed it. The church's laws still express a preference for burial. But the outright ban is a thing of the past."  

He goes on to tell readers that the decline in nuclear families is another reason. "As more Americans live far from hometowns and parents, and as family burial plots have waned in popularity and accessibility, millions have turned to cremation as a practical and cost-effective way to care for a loved one's remains."

Cremation also allows a family the flexibility they may need in planning and preparing for a memorial service, celebration-of-life, or a scattering ceremony. While the cremation process can occur almost immediately (once all the proper paperwork is complete), the decisions required in planning a meaningful memorial for a loved one can be made in a relaxed, rational way.

You can also be sure that concern for the environment ranks high among many who choose cremation. Casketed and embalmed remains take up cemetery space and can pollute the ground water but many still question the amount of atmospheric pollution created by the cremation process.

Are You Ready to Talk about Cremation?

We want you to know that no matter your reasons for choosing cremation, we're here to help you explore your options. When you're ready, call us at (603) 883-3401 to set an appointment or simply drop by our office. You can also send us an email via our online contact us form.

Online Sources:

Mathisen, Tyler, "Cremation is the Hottest Trend in the Funeral Industry".

 

52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.